turbosupercharger


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turbosupercharger

[¦tər·bō′sü·pər‚chär·jər]
(mechanical engineering)
A centrifugal air compressor, gas-turbine driven, usually used to increase induction system pressure in an internal combustion reciprocating engine.
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Mechanically driven superchargers have been compressing ambient air and feeding it to engines since at least 1885, with their exhaust gas-driven offspring, turbosuperchargers (often shortened to turbocharger or turbo), since 1905.
The plane was driven by four 2,200-horsepower Wright Cyclone 3350-23 engines with two turbosuperchargers each for high-altitude use.
The DH-4 continued in military service for many years after the war, serving in the 1920s at McCook Field, Ohio, as a flying test bed for turbosuperchargers, propellers, landing lights, engines, radiators, and armament, in addition to routing flying operations with tactical units.